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  • October 28, 2012
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MLS Preview: LA Galaxy - Seattle Sounders FC

Fresh off CCL progression, these teams meet in Los Angeles in the final match before the MLS playoffs.

  PROBABLE LINEUPS
LA Galaxy (4-4-2): Saunders; Franklin, Meyer, Gaul, Dunivant; Jimenez, Sarvas, Juninho, Stephens; Buddle, Noonan.

INJURY REPORT

OUT: DF A.J. DeLaGarza (L knee sprain); DF Leonardo (R knee inflammation); DF David Junior Lopes (L facial fracture); MF Kyle Nakazawa (back spasms)

QUESTIONABLE: MF David Beckham (L ankle soreness); MF Landon Donovan (L knee bone bruise)
Seattle Sounders (4-4-2): Gspurning; Johansson, Parke, Hurtado, Burch; Rosales, Evans, Alonso, Tiffert; Johnson, Montero.

INJURY REPORT

OUT: FW Babayele Sodade (R knee ACL tear); DF Andrew Duran (L ACL surgery)

DOUBTFUL: DF Leo Gonzalez (R hamstring strain); DF Patrick Ianni (R calf strain)

PROBABLE: DF Jhon Kennedy Hurtado (facial fracture); MF Steve Zakuani (abdominal strain)
  DID YOU KNOW?
  • This is the last matchday of the regular season. Both teams are in the playoffs.
  • Seattle will finish second or third in the West. The Galaxy will finish fourth and enter a playoff against the Vancouver Whitecaps.
  • Los Angeles had won five games in a row in this fixture before this season. However, the Sounders have won twice, including an impressive 4-0 win in August, since.
  • Michael Gspurning kept a clean sheet for 370 minutes straight until conceding against FC Dallas last week. That stretch was nine minutes short of a club record.
  • Both teams featured reserves in midweek CONCACAF Champions League tilts, having already sealed progression to the knockout rounds.

Last Five Matches

Head To Head

LA Galaxy

Seattle Sounders

Wins
2
1
2
Wins

Betting & Predictions

Reader's Predictions

LA Galaxy GAL
LA Galaxy LA Galaxy
Draw
Seattle Sounders FC SOU
Seattle Sounders FC Seattle Sounders
26%
63%

Top 3 Predictions

LA Galaxy GAL
1 - 2
Seattle Sounders FC SOU
LA Galaxy GAL
3 - 0
Seattle Sounders FC SOU
LA Galaxy GAL
1 - 0
Seattle Sounders FC SOU

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